Subject: Re: [Boost-build] boost python extensions & <dll-path> on HPUX/AIX ?
From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-07-13 07:24:53
On Thursday, June 30, 2011 14:24:15 Avi Bahra wrote:
> I have built boost python extension. I have used the <dll-path>
> to embed the path to boost python shared library.
> This avoids users of my extension from having to set
> LD_LIBRARY_PATH when using my extension
> python-extension ecflow : [ glob src/*.cpp ]
> : <dll-path>$(PYTHON_INSTALL_DIR)
> In my Jamroot.jam:
> install install-py
> : Pyext//ecflow
> : <install-dependencies>on
> This all works like a charm on Linux:
> However on HPUX, I find that embedded path, is always the development path
> and not $(PYTHON_INSTALL_DIR)
> On AIX it seems to be ignored.
> Does any one know if <dll-path> feature is known to work on HPUX/AIX ?
Per gcc.init-link-flags (in gcc.jam), it appears that neither supports
rpath at all. I am not sure why you have any rpath on HPUX -- is it
explicitly present in compiler invocation?
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